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Man who fled airport arrested

  • LF Wade International Airport (File photograph)

A man who tried to flee customs at LF Wade International Airport was last night in police custody on suspicion of drugs importation.

A police spokesman said the 37-year-old visitor was caught on the Causeway and arrested.

He added: “It appears that an arriving passenger fled on foot from the local Customs area for arriving passengers inside the airport.

The incident happened on Tuesday about lunchtime.